Poetic Devices

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Life is like a box of chocolates.
Besides being exceptionally long, what is the other requirement for a narrative poem to be an epic?
This type of poem tells a story with characters, a conflict, and a plot.
A _______________________, like 'Oh Captain, My Captain,' is a comparison that runs throughout the entire poem.
We know that ballads are song-like narratives with simple rhyme, steady rhythm, and a(n) ________________________, usually focusing on love or death.
Man & Understand; Temperate & Date
The dish ran away with the spoon.
Sally sells seashells by the seashore.
Boom!
The tide rises by the lighthouse.
This type of poem expresses the thoughts and feelings of the poet.
The brilliant stars dotted the pitch black of the midnight sky.
That guy's a beast.
I dumped my drink in the sink.
shall I comPARE thee TO a SUMmer DAY?
Which word is alliterative with kicker? (refund, chorus, cheese)
Hey. Hey. Hey. Hey. Hey. Hey.
Which word is assonant with my? (buy, myth, height)
Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall//Humpty Dumpty had a great fall.
How many lines does a sonnet have?

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